SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Police in Sioux Falls say one person is dead and another is seriously injured after they were struck by a pickup truck while crossing a street.

Authorities say the two men were crossing at an intersection about 10 p.m. Tuesday on the city’s east side when they were hit. KSFY reports officers were in the area on another matter and were on the scene quickly to render aid.

The men were rushed to Avera McKennan hospital where one victim was pronounced dead. The other man is being treated for life-threatening injuries. Police say the driver of the pickup is cooperating in the investigation.


Information from: KSFY-TV, http://www.ksfy.com

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.